11 Dubai traffic fines you may not know about

11 Dubai traffic fines you may not know about

Dubai - Did you know there is a fine for driving a noisy vehicle, or for using interior lights without any reason?

By Web Report

Published: Fri 28 Oct 2016, 1:05 PM

Last updated: Sat 29 Oct 2016, 8:49 AM

We consciously reduce the speed of our cars around radars, pay special attention at pedestrian crossings, and slow down as soon as the green traffic light starts blinking -- to avoid traffic fines.

But there are also some traffic fines most of us don't know about, such as a fine for driving a noisy vehicle, or a taxi refusing to carry passengers.

We list out some of them for you (click here for the complete list):

1. Opening the left door of taxi - Dh100 fine and three black points

2. Broken indicator lights - Dh100 fine and two black points

3. Driving without spectacles or contact lenses - Dh100 fine

4. Using interior lights for no reason while driving - Dh100 fine

5. Using horn in a disturbing way - Dh100 and two black points

6. Not carrying driving license while driving - Dh100 fine

7. Number plates with unclear numbers - Dh200 and three black points

8. Not giving way for vehicles to pass on the left - Dh200

9. Driving with one number plate - Dh200 and two black points

10. Driving with tires in poor condition - Dh200 and vehicle confiscated for seven days

11. Writing phrases or placing stickers on vehicle without permission - Dh200

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